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New Day Dawning

As Canadians turn the page on the past decade and enter into a new chapter, we’re days away from welcoming the world. It’s hard...
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The Inn Crowd

Holiday Inn redevelops its iconic hotel brand 50 years after it arrived in Canada Across any product category, marketers and advertisers strive for one...
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The Day After

The recession’s dead. Now it’s time to bring industry profitability back to life Q3, 2009. Mark it in your calendars. That’s when Statistics...
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Out Damned Spot

Behind the scenes, hotel sanitation and pest control programs help keep things spic and span The hotel business is one of first impressions that...
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Hotelier: Nick Vesely

Sutton Place Hotel, Toronto Nick Vesely knows a thing or two about hotels. For almost 40 years, the Montreal native has been at the...
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Artisanal Thinking

Yasser Qahawish leads a restaurant revolution in the breadbasket of Ontario Before he studied culinary arts in college, before he trained under the talented...

A Sparkling Season

In any endeavour, perfection is rarely attainable, unless, of course, you consider Olympic athletes who achieve a perfect score of 10. While hoteliers across...
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The Innovators

– COMPANY OF THE YEAR – From humble beginnings, Atlific Hotels celebrates its golden anniversary by growing its portfolio and expanding its reach Since...
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All in the Family

– COMPANY OF THE YEAR, REGIONAL – Small, regional hotel company is thinking big in the GTA When Dominic Meffe was running his own...
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Drawing Attention

– SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR – Harry Christakis wouldn’t let a global meltdown draw him away from the hospitality business When Lehman Brothers disappeared...